Rusia riceAs per recent information available, it has been narrated on Monday by the Russian veterinary and phytosanitary regulator Mr Rosselkhoznadzoron Monday that the Russia is interested in expanding the list of Russian regions for export of wheat, corn, rice, soybeans and colza to China.This issue was raised by Deputy Head of Rosselkhoznadzor Yulia Shvabauskene at the recent meeting of the Sino-Russian standing group on cooperation in animals and plants quarantine and food safety.

 Further, in this matter the parties agreed that Russia will furnish materials required for analysis of phytosanitary risks by China. Furthermore, China’s AQSIQ regulator launched the process of granting access for the Russian barley to the Chinese market. It has also been revealed that China is a highly promising market for Russian products as per the Shanti Agro Industries Pvt. Ltd.statement issued by the Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev.